Craig briefs: Library board to meeting today
July 19, 2010
The monthly meeting of the Moffat County Libraries board is scheduled for 5:30 p.m. today at the Craig branch, 570 Green St.
The meeting is open to the public.
For more information, call the library at 824-5116.
Sheriff to hold online chat today
The Craig Daily Press is hosting an online chat from 5 to 6 p.m. today with Moffat County Sheriff Tim Jantz, who is running for re-election.
Readers may submit questions to be asked of Jantz before or during the chat.
A full transcript of the chat will be available after the chat has closed.
To follow the chat and submit questions to Jantz, visit http://www.craigdailypress.com/chats.
Suicide training set for August
Reaching Everyone Preventing Suicide is slated to present ASIST Gatekeeper Training on Aug. 5 and 6 at the Moffat County Public Safety Center, 800 W. First St.
ASIST stands for Applied Suicide Intervention Skills Training.
The workshop is designed to give participants knowledge and skills to help them know how to intervene when they fear someone might be at risk for suicide.
Participants will learn to recognize suicide and depression warning signs, apply a model for intervention and how to link people with community resources.
The workshop lasts from 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. and is free.
Breakfast, lunch and snacks are provided. Donations are accepted.
To enroll in the ASIST training, call suicide prevention coordinator Ronna Autrey at 875-2941 or 846-8182.
Ridgeview offering Bible school sessions
Ridgeview Church of God, 690 Riford Road, is scheduled to host vacation Bible school beginning today.
Sessions run from 6 to 9 p.m., and end Friday.
The program is open for pre-school through sixth-grade students.
For more information, call Billie Baird at 620-5067.